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Media Relations Executive

Salary Competitive
Type Permanent
Sector Sales & Marketing
Job Reference T6/GXS/32660
Contact Georgina Sell
Date posted 18-09-2019

An experienced investor in private equity is looking for a Media Relations Executive to join a small and busy Marketing team that supports a global firm from its London office.

Key responsibilities:
• Work with the Global Head of Marketing and Communications in order to create and release media opportunities as well as press releases.
• Keep a global media planner that looks 12 months ahead.
• Look and create opportunities for media coverage and outreach, such as setting up interviews and conferences.
• Manage new and existing relationships with journalists.
• Plan campaigns around big news events such as notable staff appointments and promotions.
• Support the Global Head of Marketing and Communications during times of crisis to help with briefing materials as well as internal communications.
• Update relevant teams on any media coverage reports.
• Keep and update the press release disclaimer notices annually with support from the Client Communications Specialist and Compliance team.
• Support product fundraising by creating opportunities media coverage.

Key requirements:

• Experience in preparing and distributing press releases as well as supporting a media team.
• Prepare and distribute media coverage reports.
• Ability to manage media lists.
• Aware and understanding of compliance rules.
• An engaging and personable character with strong communication skills.
• Highly articulate and comfortable with numbers.
• Strong writing skills including editorial skills.
• Someone who is highly organised.
• An individual with a creative flair.

For more information or to hear about more opportunities in financial services please contact Georgina Sell on 0203 145 3338 or at

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